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Synonyms for afford

have the money for

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bear

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Synonyms for afford

to make (something) readily available

Synonyms for afford

be able to spare or give up

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be the cause or source of

afford access to

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The hump meat afforded them a repast fit for an epicure.
As this afforded only protection for one, and as the Traveler and the owner of the Ass both claimed it, a violent dispute arose between them as to which of them had the right to the Shadow.
Had we been alcoholic, we would have drunk whether or not we could have afforded it.
Of the monstrous neglect of education in England, and the disregard of it by the State as a means of forming good or bad citizens, and miserable or happy men, private schools long afforded a notable example.
It has afforded the Author great amusement and satisfaction, during the progress of this work, to learn, from country friends and from a variety of ludicrous statements concerning himself in provincial newspapers, that more than one Yorkshire schoolmaster lays claim to being the original of Mr.
The liberal party said that marriage is an institution quite out of date, and that it needs reconstruction; and family life certainly afforded Stepan Arkadyevitch little gratification, and forced him into lying and hypocrisy, which was so repulsive to his nature.
The starry sky, the sea, and every sight afforded by these wonderful regions seem still to have the power of elevating his soul from earth.
By transferring to the Nasdaq SmallCap Market, Tellium may be afforded extended grace periods in which to satisfy the minimum bid price requirement, potentially until August 4, 2003, provided it meets other applicable listing criteria.
Deutsche Bank is acting for MDP and MDCP Acquisitions and for no one else in connection with the Offer and will not be responsible to anyone other than MDP and MDCP Acquisitions for providing the protections afforded to clients of Deutsche Bank or for providing advice in relation to the Offer and Spin-Off.
Although upside profits are capped, fixed-income investors benefit from the predictability afforded by this strategy.
Additionally, Bank of America, the holder of MRM's existing RHINO securities, will be afforded the opportunity to exchange the RHINOs for an equal amount of the newly created debentures raising the total to $142.
Chase Manhattan plc ("Chase"), which is regulated in the United Kingdom by The Securities and Futures Authority Limited, is acting for Smiths Industries plc and no one else in connection with the Merger and will not be responsible to anyone other than Smiths Industries plc for providing the protections afforded to customers of Chase, nor for providing advice in relation to the Merger.
In addition we expect our stock will benefit from the increased visibility and liquidity afforded by a NYSE listing.
It would be nice to make a profit on it, but we knew (we wouldn't) when we were getting into it, and we couldn't have afforded (anything else.
But we have set up a contract service with a local hospital which has afforded us two part-time certified counselors on campus, and that has helped.